Planning to be in the market for a River North condo as a first-time home buyer? Take a closer look at several top buildings that won't break the bank...
Marina Towers, designed by the architect, Bertrand Goldberg are often referred to as Chicago’s round towers, the corn on the cob, or the corn cob buildings. There are a total of 896 condos ranging from studios to 3 bedrooms. The studios have 500-600 sq ft, the 1-bedroom condos have 575-800 sq ft, the 2-bedroom condos have 1,200-1,500 sq ft, and the 3-bedroom condos have 2,500 sq ft. Amenities at Marina Towers include a 24 hr. door staff, gym, bike room, sundeck, and storage. Marina Towers is one of the few condos in Chicago with its own boat dock. The building also has the distinction of being featured in numerous movies and TV shows.
421 W. Huron
421 W. Huron is an amazing condo building located in the hot River North neighborhood. This luxury mid-rise building built in 2001 stands 15 stories high and offers panoramic views of beautiful Chicago. The building is only steps to the Loop, public transportation, and all River North shopping, retail, dining, and attractions. Owners at 421. W. Huron enjoy a rooftop deck, door service, private balconies, in-unit laundry hook-ups, and deeded parking availability. This is a property that any North side buyer must take close look at!
Parc Chestnut located at 849 N. Franklin is a mid-rise condo building that is appealing to buyers for a number of reasons. The property is located in the highly sought after River North neighborhood with it's host of cultural attractions, cafes, and convenient commuting options. Parc has a variety of unit sizes and some of the basic 1-bedroom units are known to be marketed at very affordable price points. The affordability makes it one of the most popular buildings among young professionals working in the River North area. Property amenities include; bike room and nearby trails, door-man, elevator, gym, storage, playground, a sundeck, valet, and more. If you're a first time buyer, check out the current listings online today.
The Sterling is a luxury high-rise conveniently located in Chicago’s vibrant River North neighborhood. Owners here enjoy an assortment of amenities including; state-of-the-art gym, a vast sundeck, outdoor grilling stations, a large community room, lounge, on-site tennis courts, and a luxurious outdoor pool that’s perfect for those scorching Chicago summer days. The Sterling is located in the heart of entertainment with close proximity to bars, cafes, shopping, shows, and unique local hot spots. This upscale property truly as it all.